Dinner with Chiong and Sab, Bruneian squad-mates from my days in the Police Academy back in Singapore, some eight years ago. For those who still remember the old Hollywood series from decades ago by the same name, yes there were times when my own experiences there seemed almost as bumbling and comical, especially with the likes of these two around.
Bandar Seri Begawan (7-10 May 13) May 9th 2013 It was just a short 1h ferry ride from Labuan before I arrived in Muara, the port town in Brunei, population-wise the smallest country in Southeast Asia. And it was just another 30 minute bus ride before I was in Bandar Seri Begawan, the sultanate's capital. This was my second time in the country, but my first had been a work trip where I was pretty much holed up in the hotel, and shuttled fr ... read more
Asia » Brunei » Bandar Seri Begawan The Sultanate of Brunei's influence peaked between the 15th and 17th centuries when its control extended over coastal areas of northwest Borneo and the southern Philippines. Brunei subsequently entered a period of decline brought on by internal strif... ... read more
Hi, thanks for visiting. I'm an ex-cop and ex-finance guy from Singapore, quit my job to travel. Decided to start in my own backyard here in Southeast Asia. Pleased to have you follow me on my adventure...... full info